Noninvasive ventilation (NIV) provides ventilatory support to patients who suffer from respiratory insufficiency.
- improve the exchange of oxygen and carbon dioxide between the patient’s blood and the air in the patient’s lungs.
- support the patient’s work of breathing1 when his/her own physiology fails.
ResMed offers a broad range of mechanical ventilation options for invasive and non-invasive applications to suit different patients and care settings.
Our total suite of Non-Invasive ventilation (NIV) solutions includes therapy devices complemented by masks that incorporate the latest comfort and performance technologies, patient management software, accessories, training and service.
Invasive ventilation (IV)
Invasive ventilation (IV) following endotracheal intubation provides ventilatory support for your patients. Learn how IV can become a lifesaving intervention for your patients with respiratory failure.
Ventilation for paediatric patients
Learn more about ResMed's ventilation solutions for paediatric patients: the special considerations, the ideal treatment solution and documented patient outcomes.
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International Consensus Conferences in Intensive Care Medicine: noninvasive positive pressure ventilation in acute Respiratory failure. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2001 Organized jointly by the American Thoracic Society, the European Respiratory Society, the European Society of Intensive Care Medicine, and the Société de Réanimation de Langue Française, and approved by ATS Board of Directors, December 2000